Impact: Feature Issue on the Justice System and People with Intellectual, Developmental, and Other Disabilities

Type: Newsletter

Formats: Online, PrintPublished: Spring 2017

An issue in the Impact series that discusses the unique and serious challenges people with intellectual, developmental, and other disabilities often face when involved with the juvenile and criminal justice systems. Justice professionals - as well as disability professionals, people with disabilities, and their families - will find this issue of Impact filled with leading-edge articles that help them work together to address those challenges and support equal access to justice for all.

Areas of work: Direct support workforce, Families, Health and wellness, IDD Prevalence, Long-term supports and services, Self-advocacy, Self-determination and self-direction, Social inclusion